Av and I really wanted to be able to make it to Chattanooga before stopping, but we got sleepy about an hour north and stopped at the Athens, TN Hampton Inn.
In Chattanooga, we like the Chattanoogan Hotel and Av has stayed at the Read House, which is a historic hotel there. I wanted to see it, but I was just as ready as he was to stop before we got there, after all that driving!
The room was pretty average:
…but the hotel interior was different in that it had open corridors (like at Embassy Suites and some other hotels). That was nice for a change: